Pre-Qualification Questionnaire - UKHIH Foresight Initiative: Foundational Research on Emerging Technologies

Area of workResearch into key emerging technologies for the humanitarian innovation sector
Development period12 months
Pre-qualification deadline23:59 on Friday 29th September 2023
Pre-qualification questionnaire and annexesUKHIH Pre-Qualification Questionnaire Instructions

Annex 1 - Questionnaire

Annex 2 - Declaration

Annex 3 - Elrha Contract Terms

Annex 4 - Elrha Incident Prevention and Management Policy

The UK Humanitarian Innovation Hub (UKHIH) is opening a two-stage procurement process for a research and development initiative. Interest is open for potential service provider(s) to submit a pre-qualification questionnaire to express interest in the work. Selected provider(s) will then be invited to submit a full proposal. The deadline for the submission of pre-qualification questionnaires is 23:59 on Friday 29th September 2023. 

For further information, please review the pre-qualification questionnaire here. Completed questionnaires must be submitted to


UKHIH is initiating the Foresight Initiative: Emerging Technologies. From 2023 - 2025, the initiative will conduct a systems level review and explore the opportunity space for developing new learning and resources to guide the humanitarian sector towards more robustly planning for, assessing, and adopting innovative technologies. This will include the exploration of a problem-led approach to technology innovation and the design of technological roadmaps in response to future humanitarian priorities. 

We are seeking service provider(s) to deliver a range of research and development outputs that will form the foundation of the Foresight Initiative: Emerging Technologies.

Selection Process

Prospective service provider(s) will be evaluated based on the information requested in the pre-qualification questionnaire. Shortlisted provider(s) will be notified and invited to submit a full proposal in line with the published timeline. 

If you have any questions, please email, putting the title of the contract as the subject.